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Theatre & dance

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Image of Boy Blue Entertainment dancers

Boy Blue: Blak Whyte Gray

Fierce, bold and affecting, this galvanising hip-hop dance triple bill reflects themes of identity, oppression and transcendence in a performance of pure physical poetry. 

Two women in the foreground. One is holding a microphone up to the other.

Alan Fielden with JAMS: Marathon

This is theatre for a generation engulfed by the fog of information in the digital age, where the storytelling is disrupted, never fully taking shape, as our narrators try to recall an event.

Helen Morse speaking as people sit on the ground listening.

Brink Productions: Memorial

In this richly layered theatrical experience, Alice Oswald’s extraordinary poem is performed on a grand scale, brought to impassioned life inside Jocelyn Pook’s transporting, otherworldly score.

Lucy Stevens as Ethel Smyth in Grasp the Nettle

Guildhall School presents Ethel Smyth: Grasp The Nettle

This new play, with music by contralto Lucy Stevens and pianist Elizabeth Marcus, weaves together Dame Ethel Smyth’s music with anecdotes from her confidants, her letters and her own writing.